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Veil

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Long, narrow, rectangular veil made of machine lace net ground and stitched floral vines, garland and bouquets, picot edging.

Provenance

Before 1989, collection of May Cassard Baldwin; by 1989, by descent to Florence Cassard Rowe (d. 1989); 1989, by inheritance to her daughter Barbara Rowe de Marneffe, MA; gift of de Marneffe to MFA (November 19, 2008)

Credit Line

Gift of Barbara Rowe de Marneffe

Belgian, 1875–1900

Dimensions

Height x width: 42 15/16 x 6 5/16 in. (109 x 16 cm)

Accession Number

2008.1353

Medium or Technique

Linen; machine net lace

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes